Postdoctoral Research Assoc

Posting Details

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Position Information

Position Title Postdoctoral Research Assoc
Requisition Number STFR004288
Division/College College of Science
Interdisciplinary Division/College
Location Boston Main Campus
Full-time/Part-time Full Time
Grade 10
Posting Date 01/08/2018
Responsibilities

Performs basic or applied research of a limited scope, primarily using existing theories and methods. Assists the supervisor in the interpretation and publication of results and grants. Maintains the laboratory and may exercise functional supervision over supporting research staff. Primary responsibility is ensuring that the research is complete. The appointment generally does not extend beyond two years.

Qualifications

Must have a Ph.D. in neuroscience, physics, engineering, computer science, or biology; be able to undertake substantially full-time research or scholarship; work under the supervision of a senior scholar.

Candidates must have basic proficiency in all the following areas and documented advanced proficiency in at least one:

(1) optical microscopy
(2) C. elegans genetics
(3) experimental hardware design
(4) computer vision
(5) statistics
(6) management of collaborative projects

Additional Information

This appointment is funded by an award received from an outside source. The duration of this position is contingent upon the continued availability of funding from this award at its current financial level.

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Research Statement
Optional Documents

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